Saints of the Week

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Saint Anselm of Canterbury

I do not seek to understand so that I may believe, but I believe so that I may understand.

    Facts about St. Anselm of Canterbury

  • He was a Benedictine monk, philosopher, and theologian of the 11th-century.
  • He was exiled out of England twice for his resistance to the English kings.
  • He is a Doctor of the Church known for his philosophical argument for the existence of God.